Solving Talent Gaps: Flexible Staffing for Architecture Firms 

According to AIA, numerous firms in 2023 faced staffing shortages and struggled to find qualified candidates for open positions. Due to rampant inflation and widespread staff shortages, the compensation expectations of current employees often exceeded what many firms could afford. Architecture firms face a myriad of challenges in today’s fast-paced and competitive environment. Among these, […]

ROI of Sustainable Building Technologies in Homes

The construction industry has witnessed a significant shift towards sustainable building practices, driven by a growing awareness of environmental issues and the need for more efficient resource management. Therefore, sustainable building technologies once considered a niche market, are now becoming mainstream, particularly in residential construction. This shift is not only beneficial for the environment but […]

Enhancing Wellbeing Through Nature-Inspired Architecture

In the hustle and bustle of modern life, the longing for calmness and connection with nature is more pronounced than ever. In developed Western cities, as many as 76% of residents report experiencing feelings of loneliness in today’s society. Therefore, amidst towering skyscrapers and concrete jungles, architects are turning to nature-inspired design principles. They now […]

Enhancing Urban Spaces with Sustainable Design

In the bustling heart of every city lies the potential for transformation. Urban landscapes, once dominated by concrete jungles and steel structures, are now with a new vision. This new vision blends with nature, promotes sustainability, and cares for communities. Additionally, the world is now grappling with pressing environmental challenges. Therefore, the need to create […]

Maximizing ROI in Construction With Building Technologies

Maximizing return on investment (ROI) is a top priority for teams ranging from developers to contractors. With advancements in building technologies, achieving higher efficiency, productivity, and cost-effectiveness has become increasingly possible. This explains why there’s a faster growth in construction technology. Indeed, as per McKinsey, the worldwide investment in architecture, engineering, and construction technology surged […]

Trending Innovative Materials and Technologies in Building Design

Innovations in building design continually redefine our lifestyles, work environments, and interaction with the world around us. The projection from The Business Research Company’s Green Building Materials Global Market Report 2024 anticipates the global market for green building materials to surge to $490.8 billion by 2028. With an increased focus on sustainability and fueled by […]

Remote Work Revolution: Architecture and Engineering Staffing

In the face of the unprecedented challenges brought on by the 2020 pandemic, businesses worldwide experienced a significant shake-up in how they operated. Suddenly, what was once seen as a luxury, remote work, became essential for keeping businesses running smoothly while also prioritizing the safety of employees. Even in architecture and engineering staffing, known for […]

Mentoring and Professional Development for Architectural and Engineering Staff 

Each year, the architecture and engineering occupations witness an average of 188,000 job openings—a testament to the dynamic nature of these sectors. Yet, in this in-demand landscape, simply possessing technical skills falls short as sustained success demands a commitment to perpetual growth and development. Thus, fostering a culture of mentorship and prioritizing professional development is […]

Beyond Traditional Credentials: Assessing Soft Skills in Engineering Staffing 

Traditional credentials and technical expertise are undeniably crucial when choosing engineering professionals. However, the importance of soft skills in engineering staffing cannot be overstated. In fact, 85% of job success comes from possessing the right soft skills according to research conducted by Harvard University, the Carnegie Foundation, and Stanford Research Center. In this blog, we’ll […]

How Diversity Drives Success in Architecture and Engineering Staffing

Amidst the blueprints, calculations, and towering structures of architecture and engineering, there’s a hidden force that holds the key to success. According to a report by the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT), diverse teams in STEM fields, including engineering and architecture, produce more innovative solutions and experience higher levels of creativity. It’s […]